Repositioning our business
In January 2007, Duke Energy Corporation became one of the largest pure-play electric power holding companies in the United States. Our utility companies supply and deliver energy to 3.9 million U.S. customers. We have about 37,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Midwest and the Carolinas, natural gas distribution services in Ohio and Kentucky, and approximately 4,000 megawatts of electric generation in Latin America. Duke Energy is also a joint-venture partner in a U.S. real estate company.
GIANNA MANES IS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF REGULATED PORTFOLIO OPTIMIZATION AND FUELS AT DUKE ENERGY’S U.S. FRANCHISED ELECTRIC AND GAS BUSINESS. THE ORGANIZATION SHE LEADS BUYS AND SELLS ELECTRICITY IN THE WHOLESALE MARKET AND PURCHASES COAL AND NATURAL GAS FOR THE GENERATION FLEET.